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Canadian ‘Freeman’ Leader Arrested After Skipping Hearings
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/12/13/canadian-freeman-leader-arrested-after-skipping-hearings/

Vimeo/Deanclifford.info The arrest in late November of a prominent “Freeman” leader in Canada has underscored the recent rise of the “sovereign citizens” movement ...

Larry Klayman and Friends to Give Obama ‘Last Chance’ on Nov. 19
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/11/15/larry-klayman-and-friends-to-give-obama-last-chance-on-nov-19/

On Sept. 18, 2013, a “citizens grand jury” in Ocala, Fla., found President Barack Obama guilty of “defraud[ing] … the American people into electing an illegal person ...

Right-Wing Truckers Threaten to Shut Down Washington
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/10/08/right-wing-truckers-threaten-to-shut-down-washington/

A group of politically right-oriented long-haul truckers is attempting to organize a three-day protest starting later this week in Washington, D.C. To make their point, they ...

Peddling Fear of Financial Collapse for Profit and Politics
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/09/19/12132/

Shocking news! By mid-October, President Obama plans to destroy the United States by creating federal regions that eliminate individual states.Even in the overheated conspiracy ...

Usual Suspects Blamed and Blasted at CCC Conference
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/06/12/usual-suspects-blamed-and-blasted-at-ccc-conference/

“The only people who can be trusted to be in charge are white people." Keith Alexander at CCC Conference, 2013What do you call a weekend spent immigrant-bashing, democracy-dissing, ...

Howard Phillips, Architect of the Religious Right, is Dead
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/04/22/howard-phillips-architect-of-the-religious-right-is-dead/

Howard Phillips, one of the main architects of the Moral Majority and, more generally, the American religious right, died Saturday at the age of 72. According to the Christian ...

New SPLC Report: ‘Patriot’ Movement Swells for Fourth Year
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/03/05/new-splc-report-antigovernment-%e2%80%98patriot%e2%80%99-movement-swells-for-fourth-year/

The number of antigovernment “Patriot” groups on the American radical right hit an all-time high in 2012, the fourth straight year of explosive growth, according to a ...

Bank Robber, a ‘Moorish National,’ Makes Spectacular Jail Escape
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/12/19/bank-robber-a-moorish-national-makes-spectacular-jail-escape/

One of two bank robbers who made a daring jail break Tuesday morning, shimmying 15 stories down the side of a high-rise lockup in downtown Chicago on a rope of bedsheets, ...

‘Anarcho-Capitalists’ Seen as Cousins of the ‘Patriot’ Movement
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/12/12/anarcho-capitalists-seen-as-cousins-of-the-patriot-movement/

Back in 1978, when the world was young and “Saturday Night Live” was only in its third season, a young comedian named Steve Martin took to the stage and told his audience ...

Polarized Election Season Marked by Extremist Candidates
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/10/19/polarized-election-season-marked-by-extremist-candidates/

It’s well known that in recent years, this country has seen its electoral politics polarized to an extent that has only rarely been paralleled in American history. But that ...